Essentials 4 Women SA donation drive

 Glenn  

Sep26
The next Essentials 4 Women SA donation drive kicks off in a week!!! Steven Marshall has been good enough to have his office in Norwood as a drop-off point once again 😃 The full list of drop-off points will be up by the weekend so start chucking extra toiletries and undies in your trolley

Thank You Westpac Foundation

 Donna  

Sep19
We are absolutely thrilled to have our hard work recognised yet again. Recognition by such an esteemed Group as the Westpac Foundation makes us all the more proud! This $10,000 grant will go directly to assisting more people experiencing family violence to forge a solid and achievable pathway into employment

Ride Like The Wind Little One

 Glenn  

Sep13
As a parent of a child with autism this was such a bittersweet moment. Late yesterday afternoon we received a request from a Launch Housing crisis worker asking if we could help get a bike for a little girl who has autism. She had to leave her bike behind when

Lets Talk Safe Sex

 Glenn  

Sep10
We need to talk about sex. Safe sex. Women experiencing homelessness do often have sex, just like the rest of the population. However the sad fact is, that sex is often to survive, make money, or, like the case of a lot of younger girls, to get a TInder date

1550 Life Saving Sleeping Bags Distributed

 Glenn  

Aug29
It’s been as cold as -2 degrees some mornings. Imaging sleeping in that, or waking up to that. It’s absolutely horrific and inhumane. Sometimes it can be a while between posts but please know that’s because we’re just so busy getting these bags out and running things behind the scenes.

Thank You Sunsuper

 Glenn  

Aug23
We are absolutely thrilled to finally be able to announce that The Plate Up Project was chosen as the winner of Sunsuper‘s Dreams For a Better World, round 2. We want to thank each and every one of you voted, shared, Liked and commented. It means the absolute world, not only to us

OP Shop Plus – Melbourne We Need Your Help

 Glenn  

Aug13
Melbourne – we need your help! We have some AMAZING NEWS. Out of thousands of applications submitted to the Victorian Government’s ‘Pick My Project’ Community grants initiative, ours was chosen as a finalist. Our project idea is to start an Op Shop that is also a safe place for women

Thank you City Of Port Phillip

 Glenn  

Aug08
Amazing news! We’re so pleased to announce a $9800 grant from the City of Port Philip to extend the Plate Up Project for another round. Thank you for believing in us and supporting us.